ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, April 4, 2019
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 4, 2019, through Bid Express® https://www.bidexpress.com for the construction of the County project listed below. Proposals will be opened and read publicly at 10:01 A.M. on the aforementioned date at the St. Louis County Public Works Department Large Conference Room, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, Minnesota. Read carefully the wage scales as they affect this project. Minimum wage rates to be paid by the contractor have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581. Those which apply to this project are set forth in the proposal for this project.

PROJECT NO. CP 0244-210717 - Reclaim & Overlay and Bit. Pavement, CP 0244-210717

LOCATION: CR 244 (Drake Rd.) from Calvary Rd. to .15 Mi. North of Gothenberg Rd. - CP 0244-210717

TYPE OF WORK: Bituminous Reclamation, P.M. Bit. Surface, Agg. Shoulders

LENGTH: .7mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 418.00; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS, LIN FT 204.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 2,135.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE 6, SQ YD 757.00; GEOGRID, SQ YD 335.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 573.00; MOTOR GRADER, HOUR 11.00; 0.5 CU YD SHOVEL, HOUR 8.00; 12 CU YD TRUCK, HOUR 8.00; 4.0 CU YD FRONT END LOADER, HOUR 8.00; 8 TON STEEL-WHEELED ROLLER, HOUR 11.00; WATER, M GALLON 20.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 1,031.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 190.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 164.00; FULL DEPTH RECLAMATION, SQ YD 7,206.00; BASE STABILIZATION (BASE ONE), SQ YD 7,320.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 642.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 2,183.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,C), TON 35.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS E(P), CU YD 760.00; GRANULAR BACKFILL (CV)(P), CU YD 491.00; GRANULAR BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 60.00; 18" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 4.00; 22" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH APRON, EACH 6.00; 22" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH CULV CL IIA, LIN FT 94.00; 18" RC PIPE CULVERT DES 3006, LIN FT 62.00; ADJUST VALVE BOX (SPECIAL), EACH 2.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 19.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 738.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 761.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 7,392.00; 4" SOLID LINE MULTI COMP, LIN FT 1,516.00; 6" SOLID LINE MULTI COMP, LIN FT 4,886.00; 24" SOLID LINE MULTI COMP, LIN FT 14.00; 4" BROKEN LINE MULTI COMP, LIN FT 340.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE MULTI COMP, LIN FT 920.00;
Proposal/Plan Specifications may be downloaded through Bid Express® https://bidexpress.com . There will be no cost for plan/proposals, but bidders must register through Bid Express® prior to bidding and submit their bids electronically through Bid Express®. Bid Express® does charge for this service, and bidders are encouraged to register well in advance of the bid closing date if they have not previously done so.
Electronic bids must be accompanied by a corporate surety bond in an amount which is at least equal to 5% of the total amount, and may be submitted electronically through Bid Express® using Surety 2000 or InSure Vision Technologies, LLC, or as a hard copy by mail or other delivery method, either as a corporate surety bond or a certified check made payable to the County Auditor of St. Louis County.
If not submitted electronically, the proposal guaranty must be received at the St. Louis County Public Works Department, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, MN, 55811 in a sealed envelope marked clearly with the name of the bidder, type of work, and project number by 4:00 p.m. the day prior to the specified date of opening.

                                            BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF
                                            COUNTY COMMISSIONERS 
                                                     Nancy Nilsen 
                                                     County Auditor